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The Annual Conference on Pain Medicine was Held in Yinchuan where Dr. Tang Xuezhang was elected as Chairman and Dr. Ding Yongguo as Vice-Chairman
Source: Posted Date:10-16-2018

From Sep.14th to 16th, 2018, the 9th Annual Conference for TCM Pain Prevention was held in Yinchuan, the capital city of Ningxia, which was hosted by China Association of Chinese Medicine, organized by the Pain Medicine Branch of China Association of Chinese Medicine, Ningxia Association of Chinese Medicine, Ningxia Association of Science and Technology, the Pain Medicine Committee of Ningxia Association of Chinese Medicine and the Third People’s Hospital of Ningxia (Ningxia Hospital of Traditional Chinese and Western Medicine).
 
All the third committee members of the Pain Medicine Branch of the China Association of Chinese Medicine have been elected during this conference including Dr. Tang Xuezhang, the director of the Tuina Department of China-Japan Friendship Hospital, as the Chairman; Dr. Wang Quangui, the director of the Orthopedics Department and the Pain Clinic on the East Campus of the Beijing Command General Hospital, as the Secretary-general; Dr. Ding Yongguo, the director of the Pain Clinic of the Third People’s Hospital of Ningxia (Ningxia Hospital of Traditional Chinese and Western Medicine), and other 9 professionals as the Vice-Chairmen.   
 
In June, 2010, the Pain Medicine Branch of the China Association of Chinese Medicine was founded to promote the everlasting advantages of TCM in the wake of the opening of pain clinics in 2007 in China, which has become a professional institute to carry out researches in the field of pain treatment with TCM. In 2014, the Pain Medicine Committee of Ningxia Association of Chinese Medicine was established, which has made its own contribution to the success of the Healthy China Initiative by training a batch of professionals in TCM pain treatment and promoting the technical specifications of TCM prevention and preventive treatment of pains in Ningxia through giving full play to TCM pain prevention and continuous efforts to explore and improve new technologies of TCM pain prevention.
 
Adhering to the people-oriented concepts and laying equal stress on TCM and Western medicine, the Third People’s Hospital of Ningxia (Ningxia Hospital of Traditional Chinese and Western Medicine), one of the organizers of the event, has made remarkable academic progress with great support to scientific research innovations, featuring its Pain Clinic with the minimally invasive technology based on the combination of TCM and Western medicine as the main diagnose and treatment means in recent years. Now in the Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, with its key priority departments such as Ningxia Innovation Center of Minimally Invasive Diagnosis and Treatment Technology, the hospital has been leading the entire region with its skeletal muscle lysis with silver acupuncture, minimally invasive thermonucleolysis and intervertebral foramicroscopy.
 
Mr. Wang Xiaohong, the deputy director of Ningxia Traditional Chinese Medicine Office, has delivered a speech at the conference, saying that with important instruction and help from the leaders and experts at the Pain Medicine Branch of the China Association of Chinese Medicine and Ningxia Health and Family Planning Commission, Ningxia has opened a new chapter in its Pain Medicine development with its pain diagnosis and treatment being paid attention by more hospitals and medical professionals and accepted by more patients improving the patients’ lives notably.
 
In recent years, the Third People’s Hospital of Ningxia (Ningxia Hospital of Traditional Chinese and Western Medicine) has made significant investment of human resources, facilities and infrastructure in its pain clinic, which has become a leader in pain treatment with TCM and Western medicine with its comprehensive diagnosis and treatment technology. And the medical staff in Ningxia will surely benefit from listening to and face-to-face communicating with the distinguished expert participants of this conference with both profound academic basis and rich clinic experience, which will promote the spread of new concepts and the application of new technology in Ningixa.
 
At the conference, experts in pain diagnosis and treatment from across the country have reported and discussed on the latest progress, achievements and technology in the fields of TCM pain prevention and pain diagnosis and treatment with TCM and Western medicine combined. To list the speakers with the titles of their speeches: Dr. Wen Jianmin, the director of the Second Articulatio Department, Wangjing Hospital of China Academy of Chinese Medical Science, A Clinical Study on Treating Joint Pain Based on the Concept of Raising the Fallen Part; Dr. Ni Jiaxiang, the director of the Pain Clinic, Xuanwu Hospital of the Capital Medical University, A Study on Treating Pain with Plasma Radiofrequency Treatment at Low Temperature;
 
Dr. Liu Changxin, the director of the Massage and Pain Clinic, Dongzhimen Hospital of Beijing University of Chinese Medicine, A Study on Treating Muscle and Bone Pain with Wang’s Spine Therapy; Dr. Li Shiliang, the director of the Acupuncture Department of China-Japan Friendship Hospital, A Study on the Application of the Ultrasound Visibility Technology in Treating Stenosing Tenosynovitis with Acupotomy; Dr. Tang Xuezhang, the director of the Massage Department of China-Japan Friendship Hospital, Applying Manipulative Therapy in Treating Pains in Low Back Caused by Sacroiliac Joint Injury; Dr. Shang Hongsheng, the director of the Pain Clinic of Shenzhen Pingle Orthopedics Hospital, Some Thoughts on Fasiological Soft Tissue Pain; Dr. Pei Jian, the director of the Acupuncture Department, Longhua Hospital of Shanghai University of Chinese Medicine, Experience and Evidence of Treating Migraine with Acupuncture; Dr. Zhao Jianwu from the Spine Surgery Department of Orthopedics Center, the Second  Hospital of Jilin University, A Study on the Application of Digital Navigation and 3D Printing Technology in the Spine Surgery Department; Dr. Wang Haidong, the director of Rheumatology Department of Gansu Provincial Hospital of Chinese Medicine, Some Thoughts on Treating Knee Pain with Acupotomy; Dr. Wang Quangui, the former director of the Pain Clinic and the Orthopedics Department on the East Campus of the Beijing Command General Hospital, Treating Cervical Spondylosis with Anatomical Orientation and Nerve Tactile Stimulus Release; Dr. Chang Feng from the Orthopedics Department, Public Health Clinic Center of Fudan University, Endoscopic Treatment of Thoracic Spinal Stenosis; Dr. Liu Fangming, the director of the Rehabilitation Department, Qianfoshan Hospital of Shandong University, A Study on Technology Innovation of Releasing Acupoint Around the Neck with Acupotomy; Dr. Zhang Chang, the deputy director of the TCM Department of the Space Central Hospital, Treating Tenosynovitis with Sickle Needles;Dr. Ding Yongguo, the director of the Pain Clinic of the Third People’s Hospital of Ningxia, Treating Lumbar Disc Herniation and Spinal Stenosis with Minimally Invasive Intervertebral Foramen Surgery.
 
Focusing on the State Council’s policies on health alliance and targeted poverty alleviation and President Xi Jinping’s instruction of “Keeping laying equal stress on traditional Chinese medicine and Western medicine, Inheriting and developing traditional Chinese medicine” stated in the report of the 19th CCP National Congress, this conference, as an innovation-driven platform for the medical staff at various levels to carry out programs of academic exchange, professional training, and management experience sharing in order to improve their expertise, has played an important role in encouraging the members of the Pain Medicine Committee of Ningxia Association of Chinese Medicine to offer technological support to health alliances, facilitate targeted poverty alleviation with pain diagnosis treatment technologies and help the medical workers at the primary level improve their proficiency in prevention, diagnosis and treatment of pain with TCM by taking the advantages of the Pain Medicine Committee in its expertise and shifting the high-quality medical resources down to the lower levels.
 
Special guests and participants of this conference include: Mr. Zhuang Qianzhu, the director of the Academic Department, China Association of Chinese Medicine; Mr. Wang Xiaohong, the deputy director of Ningxia Traditional Chinese Medicine Office; Mr. Cheng Deli, the director of the Academic Department, Ningxia Association of Science and Technology; Mr.Wang Zhonghe, the chairman of Ningxia Association of Chinese Medicine; Dr. Zhang Haiyan, the president of the Third People’s Hospital of Ningxia(Ningxia Hospital of Traditional Chinese and Western Medicine);Dr. Ni Jiaxiang, the director of the Pain Clinic, Xuanwu Hospital of the Capital Medical University; Dr. Wang Quangui, the director of the Pain Clinic and the Orthopedics Department on the East Campus of the Beijing Command General Hospital; Dr. Liu Changxin, the director of the Massage and Pain Clinic, Dongzhimen Hospital of Beijing University of Chinese Medicine and the chairman of the Second Committee of Pain Medicine Branch of the China Association of Chinese Medicine; Dr. Li Shiliang, the director of the Acupuncture Department of China-Japan Friendship Hospital; Dr. Tang Xuezhang, the director of the Massage Department of China-Japan Friendship Hospital and other more than 500 professionals from across the country.